Collars & Leashes - Gives Your Dog an Identity
collars and leashes are a very low-priced way help identify your pet - not to
mention being a fashion statement! This very important single item can save your
companion's life, if he should ever disappear from your home for any reason.
There are a variety
of dog collars and leashes you can purchase for your pet. No matter if he is big
or small, there is a collar out there for your special companion. With all of
the choices out there, your best bet is to keep it simple.
weight and width of dog collars should be in proportion to your pet's size. To
get an accurate length, measure your dog's neck a few inches below his head, adding
an inch for small dogs and 2 inches for medium or large dogs.
final consideration in types of dog collars and leashes should be what type or
style best suits your animals coat? If your pet has a short coat, a broad,
flat leather or woven nylon collar with a sturdy metal buckle works well.
dog collars differ depending on my pet's type of coat?
your pet's coat is thick and lush or if he has long hair a "rolled"
style may work better. Although "snap together" types are convenient
and sometimes more attractive, if your dog is large or strong, a buckled type
is a safer choice.Nylon styles are not only sturdy and inexpensive, but come in
a variety of colors and patterns.
your dog spends a lot of time around other canines, check his collar frequently
for signs of chewing damage and replace it right away if necessary.Your dog may
be your best friend, but your pet's best friend is his collar.
are more than a fashion statement, they are important because they also contain
your companion's ID.Attached identification tags can save your pet's life and
at the very least, ensure that your best friend could be returned to you if lost.